LARS CURATES “TATTOO YOU: A NEW GENERATION OF ARTISTS”

Tattoo You: A New Generation of Artists showcases 75 rising stars who are redefining the industry. The first book of its kind, Tattoo You features artists curated by a global panel of experts, including some of tattooing’s most important names, such as Lars Krutak, Grace Neutral, Claudia De Sabe, Matt McCormick, Tamara Santibañez, Lal Hardy, Marisa Kakoulas, Matt Lodder, Tann Koga (Ink the Diaspora), and Jay Freestyle.

Big thanks to Alice Snipe, author of the Introduction, who writes on p. 8: “Also included included among the nominators are Lal Hardy, who upholds tattooing’s rich history while welcoming those entering the art form; lawyer Marisa Kakoulas, who writes about the tattoo industry as well as the laws that have an impact upon it; and anthropologist Lars Krutak, who has dedicated his life to the study of cultural tattooing practices of traditional and Indigenous communities.”

This is a beauty book and I encourage you to check it out!